Monthly Archives: August 2016

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Written on Aug, 18, 2016 by in | Leave a comment

“For the word of the Lord is right and true; He is faithful in all He does. 5 The Lord loves righteousness and justice; the earth is full of his unfailing love.” Psalm 33: 4-5 NIV I am a people person. I LOVE people. I especially love the people I am in relationship with. However, placing expectations on them to do things …

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Written on Aug, 17, 2016 by in | Leave a comment

“3 So when you, a mere human being, pass judgment on them and yet do the same things, do you think you will escape God’s judgment? 4 Or do you show contempt for the riches of His kindness, forbearance and patience, not realizing that God’s kindness is intended to lead you to repentance?” Romans 2:3-4 Have you ever heard the old saying, …

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Written on Aug, 16, 2016 by in | Leave a comment

“For all of God’s promises have been fulfilled in Christ with a resounding “YES!” And through Christ, our “Amen” (which means “Yes”) ascends to God for His glory.” 2 Corinthians 1:20 NLT I have written many times on this blog about how God keeps His promises. It wasn’t until Sunday at church that this Scripture actually came to life for …

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Written on Aug, 13, 2016 by in | Leave a comment

“The Israelites did what was evil in the LORD’s sight. They worshiped the Baals and abandoned the LORD, the God of their fathers, who had brought them out of Egypt. They went after other gods from the surrounding peoples and bowed down to them. They infuriated the LORD, for they abandoned Him and worshiped Baal and the Ashtoreths.” Judges 2: …

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“How much bread do you have?” He asked. “Go and find out.” They came back and reported, “We have five loaves of bread and two fish.” Mark 6:38 NLT This Scripture is the beginning of a huge miracle that Jesus did. Jesus took those five loaves of bread and two fish and multiplied it!  “A total of 5,000 men and …

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Written on Aug, 10, 2016 by in | Leave a comment

“The righteous choose their friends carefully.” Proverbs 12:26 I was thinking about the friends I have in my life yesterday. What an amazing group of people! Then, I open my devotional and Bible this morning, only to read some awesome stuff about friends and Spiritual gifts.Maybe that seems like a weird combination to you…so let me explain. In 1 Corinthians …

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Written on Aug, 09, 2016 by in | Leave a comment

“12 Since God chose you to be the holy people He loves, you must clothe yourselves with tenderhearted mercy, kindness, humility, gentleness, and patience. 14 Above all, clothe yourselves in love, which binds us all together in perfect harmony.” Colossians 3: 12 & 14 Verse 13 of this passage is good too, but I didn’t want to make it so …

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Written on Aug, 08, 2016 by in | Leave a comment

“Share your food with the hungry, and give shelter to the homeless. Give clothes to those who need them, and do not hide from relatives who need your help.” Isaiah 58:7 I have this devotional book that I get from work each month. Yesterday’s Scripture reading was actually verse 6 of this chapter, which I will share in a minute…but …

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Written on Aug, 05, 2016 by in | Leave a comment

10 God has given each of you a gift from his great variety of spiritual gifts. Use them well to serve one another. 11 Do you have the gift of speaking? Then speak as though God himself were speaking through you. Do you have the gift of helping others? Do it with all the strength and energy that God supplies. Then everything …

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Written on Aug, 04, 2016 by in | Leave a comment

“It is the Lord your God you must follow, and Him you must revere. Keep His commands and obey Him; serve Him and hold fast to Him.” Deuteronomy 13:4 We had two min pin dogs. This past April, one of them passed away. I think they both had diabetes. We found out a few months ago that our boy dog, …

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